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NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 07, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Studio: Nancy Snyderman) A University of Pennsylvania program that trains dogs to detect the scent of ovarian cancer featured; details given about the goal to develop an electronic nose specific to ovarian cancer. [Dog foster mom Carolyn NEW‡- talks about trainee dog McBaine†.] [Penn Vet Working Dog Center Dr. Cynthia OTTO††- says we want to help refine the technology by using the exquisite ability of a dog’s nose.] [Cancer patient Barbara LISSER††- comments.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Snyderman, Nancy
Duration:
00:02:30

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